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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross

DEFINITION: School enrollment, primary, female (% gross). Gross enrolment ratio. Primary. Female is the total female enrollment in primary education, regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the female population of official primary education age. GER can exceed 100% due to the inclusion of over-aged and under-aged students because of early or late school entrance and grade repetition.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brazil 129.35% 1989
2 Belize 119.22% 2012
3 Dominica 117.45% 2012
4 Argentina 117.35% 2010
5 Nicaragua 115.52% 2010
6 Ecuador 113.5% 2012
7 Guatemala 111.92% 2011
8 Suriname 111.82% 2011
9 El Salvador 110.91% 2011
10 Haiti 110.53% 1998
11 Uruguay 110.15% 2010
12 Honduras 109.18% 2012
13 The Bahamas 109.02% 2010
14 Costa Rica 106.55% 2011
15 Cayman Islands 105.86% 2000
16 Colombia 104.95% 2012
17 Barbados 104.52% 2011
18 Peru 104.5% 2011
19 Mexico 104.38% 2011
20 Trinidad and Tobago 104.24% 2010
21 Aruba 103.67% 2011
22 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 103.27% 2012
23 Grenada 101.53% 2010
24 Venezuela 100.93% 2012
25 Dominican Republic 100.14% 2011
26 Chile 99.85% 2011
27 Panama 98.8% 2012
28 Cuba 98.61% 2012
29 Antigua and Barbuda 96.46% 2011
30 Paraguay 95.42% 2010
31 Jamaica 95.03% 2004
32 Bolivia 93.72% 2011
33 Bermuda 88.9% 2011
34 Saint Kitts and Nevis 88.44% 2012
35 Saint Lucia 85.9% 2012
36 Guyana 84.9% 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Education/School-enrollment,-primary,-female/%-gross

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross

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